Nvidia’s struggling GTX 1650 is missing Turing’s improved video encoder

Nvidia’s struggling GTX 1650 is missing Turing’s improved video encoder

Nvidia’s new GTX 1650 is based on a fresh TU117 GPU which promises to have all the benefits of the Turing architecture. That means you get the ability to run integer and floating point operations concurrently, a unified cache architecture, and the ability to utilise adaptive shading, all to improve...

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Mortal Kombat 11 rewards are set to change following fan feedback

Mortal Kombat 11 rewards are set to change following fan feedback

Mortal Kombat 11 only launched yesterday, but developer NetherRealm Studios has already said it’ll be tweaking aspects of the game’s reward and monetisation systems. In a livestream yesterday, community manager Tyler Landsdown said that a handful of fixes would be rolling out “ASAP.” Referring to reponses to the game made...

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Overwatch’s Tracer is (apparently) a Chelsea fan

Overwatch’s Tracer is (apparently) a Chelsea fan

The British obsession with football is such that every single citizen of this tiny island is thought to have a favourite team. Apparently, that also extends to virtual UK citizens, which, of course, means that Overwatch’s Tracer has to make her allegiance known. Overwatch’s latest Archives Event, Rising Storm, is...

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An unseen Stranger Things game by the Oxenfree devs died with Telltale

An unseen Stranger Things game by the Oxenfree devs died with Telltale

Telltale Games’ closure in September 2018 resulted in the cancellation of not one, but two Stranger Things titles. A report from The Verge states that Oxenfree developer Night School Studio was working on its own game based on Netflix’s sci-fi series that was due to be published by Telltale. The...

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League of Legends’ Pantheon is next in line for a rework

League of Legends’ Pantheon is next in line for a rework

League of Legends’ next major champion rework (after the Mordekaiser rework announced earlier this year) will be Pantheon. In a champion roadmap published earlier today, lead champion producer Ryan ‘Reav3’ Mireles revealed that the Artisan of War is next in line for a major overhaul. Reav3 describes Pantheon as “the last...

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A new jungle-dwelling assassin is heading to League of Legends

A new jungle-dwelling assassin is heading to League of Legends

League of Legends’ next new champion (after the whimsical support that may have been teased in a tweet earlier today) will be “a solo lane AD assassin.” In a champion roadmap released this evening, lead champion producer Ryan ‘Reav3’ Mireles offered a hint at the new character. Details are unsurprisingly...

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Complete madman beats Sekiro using Donkey Kong bongos

Complete madman beats Sekiro using Donkey Kong bongos

Inevitably, every FromSoftware game is eventually beaten in some absurd way, using non-standard input devices like Guitar Hero controllers or, I don’t know, a potato. It’s already happened with Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice. A game developer who likes to stream in his spare time has completed Sekrio using a pair...

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Modder releases tools for creating custom Witcher 3 quests

Modder releases tools for creating custom Witcher 3 quests

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt may not be the first game that jumps to mind when you think of mods, but it’s certainly attracted its share of tinkerers. One of those is a modder who goes by rmemr, who has recently released a set of tools developed to help others...

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Anthem’s new patch adds a stronghold and lets you skip Fort Tarsis

Anthem’s new patch adds a stronghold and lets you skip Fort Tarsis

A new patch for Anthem is out now, and with it comes a new stronghold to conquer: The Sunken Cell. The patch also removes the need to return to Fort Tarsis or the Launch Bay in order to access the Forge or accept new contracts. The Anthem Patch 1.1.0 notes...

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World War Z has already sold more than 1 million copies

World War Z has already sold more than 1 million copies

Once thought dead, the zombie genre is still capable of a powerful bite: World War Z, which launched last week, has already sold more than a million copies on all platforms worldwide. Saber Interactive’s cooperative zed shooter has done surprisingly well, clawing its way to the top of the charts....

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